Standard Life Investments

Your local team

Our dedicated European Business Development team ensures you benefit from attentive service, from a single point of contact.

The team will work with you to identify your individual requirements, including target returns and your attitude to risk and asset allocation. They will then structure bespoke products or allocate pooled products to suit your needs.

Your European business contacts

You can contact any one of our team members directly on the details below, or email us at EUROPEAN_BUSINESS_DEVELOPMENT@standardlife.com

Switzerland

André Haubensack

André Haubensack

Head of Sales Switzerland

André Haubensack leads Standard Life Investments business in Switzerland and is based in Zurich. He joined Standard Life Investments through the takeover of Ignis Asset Management in June 2014. André joined Ignis in September 2009 after working for New Star Asset management in 2005 where he set up and managed New Star's first highly successful office in Switzerland. Previous employers include Credit Suisse 1991-2005 where he held a number of roles, culminating as Head Provider Relations & Product Management where he launched the highly acclaimed "Fund Lab". André has a Diploma in Business Studies as well as Marketing and holds a Master in Business Administration.

Email:  Tel:  +41  (0)44 208 026 51Mobile:  +41  (0)79 373 79 13

Julien Boissier

Julien Boissier

Senior Sales Director Switzerland

Julien Boissier is responsible for institutional and wholesale business development in the French speaking part of Switzerland, based in Geneva. He previously worked for Swiss Life Asset Managers as Senior Relationship Manager, responsible for institutional and wholesale clients in the French speaking part of Switzerland. Before that, he was at Tocqueville Finance in Geneva and Diapason Commodities Management in Lausanne. Julien has extensive experience of business development in Switzerland within the asset management industry. He holds a Master in International Trading from ESLSCA in Paris and a degree from ESSCA Business School in Angers.

Email:  Tel:  +41  (0)22  819 17 81Mobile:  +41  (0)79  431 09 31

Germany & Austria

Arnd Seybold

Arnd Seybold

Head of Wholesale Vertrieb, Germany & Austria

Standard Life Investments, Niederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstr. 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main

Email:  Tel:  +49  (0) 69 7680 72701Mobile:  +49  (0) 151 229 100 78

Christian Ziemer

Christian Ziemer

Investment Director Wholesale Vertrieb, Germany & Austria

Standard Life Investments, Niederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstr. 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main

Email:  Tel:  +49  (0) 69 7680 72702Mobile:  +49  (0) 151 5355 9670

Torsten Seuberth

Torsten Seuberth

Investment Director Wholesale Vertrieb, Germany & Austria

Standard Life Investments, Niederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstr. 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main

Email:  Tel:  +49  (0) 69 7680 727 11Mobile:  +49  (0) 151 18124975

Michael Heidinger

Michael Heidinger

Investment Director Wholesale Vertrieb, Germany & Austria

Standard Life Investments, Niederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstr. 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main

Email:  Tel:  +49  (0) 69 7680 72709Mobile:  +49  (0) 170 7031564

Federica Forest

Federica Forest

Business Development Executive, Germany & Austria

Standard Life Investments, Niederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstr. 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main

Email:  Tel:  +49  (0) 69 7680 721 87Mobile:  +44  (0) 772 568 0375

Scandinavia

Christopher Andersson

Christopher Andersson

Head of Sales, Nordics

Christopher is the dedicated point of contact for our Swedish investors. He has extensive experience of business development in Scandinavia within the asset management industry. Prior to joining Standard Life Investments in July 2014, he was a Sales Manager at Lannebo Fonder. Christopher is a CFA charter holder.

Email:  Mobile:  +46  (0)707 50 73 53

Angelika Blomquist

Angelika Blomquist

Business Development Manager, Nordics

Angelika joined Standard Life Investments in January 2016 and is responsible for business development in Sweden. She previously worked for Natixis Global Asset Management as Sales Associate for four years covering the Nordic region and before that, one year internship as Client Relationship Manager at Lyxor Asset Management in Paris. Angelika holds a Master in International Finance from École Supérieure de Gestion et Finance in Paris.

Email:  Tel:  +46  (0) 8  120 66 196Mobile:  +46  (0) 7  66 325 300

BENELUX

Peter in de Rijp

Peter in de Rijp

Head of Sales, Benelux

Peter is responsible for institutional and wholesale business development in the Netherlands. He has worked in the Dutch investment market since 1988, and has considerable knowledge and experience in the Dutch institutional sector. Previously, Peter was a Managing Director Sales Netherlands at SEI Investments and before that, he was Head of Institutional Clients at Fortis Investments Netherlands.

Prior to working at Fortis, he was employed by Achmea and AMEV, with activities spanning from macro-economic research to account management with institutional clients. Peter started his career at the Dutch Ministry of Finance in 1985 in their International Monetary Affairs Department. Peter holds a master degree in monetary economics from the University of Tilburg.

Email:  Tel:  +31  6 52621560

Iberia

Mauro Lorán

Mauro Lorán

Head of Sales, Southern Europe

Mauro Lorán is the dedicated point of contact for Iberia (Spain, Portugal and Andorra) and is based in Madrid. With more than 25 years of experience in the investment industry, Mauro joined Standard Life Investments through the takeover of Ignis Asset Management in June 2014. He joined Ignis in September 2009 after working for New Star Asset management where he was responsible for Iberia and Latam and set up and managed New Star's first office in Spain. Previously he was a regional. Manager for Iberia at ABN AMRO Asset Management in Madrid from 2000 after working at ABN AMRO Asset Management's headquarters in Amsterdam where he looked after business development in Iberia and Latam, mainly focussing on Central banks and institutional clients. Mauro has Law degree and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and Corporate Law (MAJ) from Instituto de Empresa Business School in Madrid.

Email:  Tel:   +34 616463917

Ireland

Jennifer Richards

Jennifer Richards

Head of Distribution, Ireland

Jennifer is responsible for leading and growing the European Wholesale business for Standard Life Investments including client management, business development, servicing and operations. She is also Practice Leader for our thriving Irish business.

Jennifer joined Standard Life Investments in 2004 and has over 20 years investment experience. She holds a degree in Statistics from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth and an MSc in Investment & Treasury from Dublin City University. Jennifer has an active interest in the Irish and European pensions industry having been a member and eventual chair of the IAPF Investment Committee from 2003 to 2013.

Email:  Tel:  +353  1 639 7722Mobile:  +353  86 815 8256

Liam Stack

Liam Stack

Investment Director Ireland

Liam works with corporate pension fund advisers and clients in Ireland and Switzerland to see how our investment expertise can add value to their schemes. Liam joined Standard Life in 1998 and worked in the risk benefits department before moving to Standard Life Investments in 2000. Liam has a BBS and holds the Investment Management Certificate.

Email:  Tel:  +353  1 639 7654Mobile:  +353  86 838 6395

David O'Brien

David O'Brien

Investment Director Ireland

David is the dedicated point of contact for our distribution partners across Ireland. He also works with corporate pension fund advisers and clients to see how our investment expertise can add value to their schemes. He has considerable knowledge and experience of financial institutions. David joined Standard Life Investments from University College Dublin, where he earned a degree in Economics in 2001.

Email:  Tel:  +353  1 639 7737Mobile:  +353  86 855 6332

Shane O’Doherty

Shane O’Doherty

Business Development Manager Ireland

Shane supports the Irish based directors on new and existing relationships with corporate pension fund consultants, institutional clients and distribution partners, in seeing how our products can help them achieve their investment goals. He joined Standard Life Investments in 2015 having previously worked with Brandes Investment Partners. Shane holds an MSc in Finance and a Bachelor of Business Studies Degree, both attained from Dublin City University.

Email:  Tel:  +353  1639 7993Mobile:  +353  86 411 3416